Law School Podcasts
Beyond the school’s official podcast, Case in Point, there are many other crucial conversations that are happening within our departments and centers. Below are podcasts covering topics from refugee protection to national intelligence to the COVID-19 stimulus package.
January 21, 2021
CERL’s Xander Meise and Claire Finkelstein discuss on the national security threat of climate change and investigate solutions.
Post date: January 21, 2021
December 21, 2020
Professors Tess Wilkinson-Ryan L’05 and David Hoffman’s podcast, “Promises, Promises,” draws from contract case law to bring you on-the-go legal commentary.
Post date: December 21, 2020
December 15, 2020Professor Sarah Paoletti and Advocate Azadeh Shahshahani on the current state of ICE facilities and reform
Law School Professor Sarah Paoletti and Project South’s Legal and Advocacy Director Azadeh Shahshahani discuss the current state of ICE facilities and calls for reform after reports of human rights violations.
Post date: December 14, 2020
November 19, 2020Dissecting the current state of nursing homes and long-term care with Professor Allison Hoffman and Dr. Norma Coe
Law School Professor Allison Hoffman and Dr. Norma Coe, PhD from the Perelman School of Medicine, Leonard Davis Institute Senior Fellows, discuss their paper, “Long-Term Care Policy after Covid-19 — Solving the Nursing Home Crisis.” The paper is co-authored with Dr. Rachel M. Werner from the Perelman School of Medicine.
Post date: November 19, 2020
November 5, 2020
Professor Michael Murphy’s report, “The Search for Clarity in Attorney’s Duty to Google,” discusses how judges have found lawyers to not do their diligence in doing research on the clear web. Professor Murphy joins us to discuss the growing importance of a basic web search in the 21st century.
Post date: November 5, 2020
November 3, 2020
Professor Michael Levy discusses the upcoming Supreme Court Case, Van Buren vs. United States. This is the first time that Court is reviewing the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act, which will determine whether the law extends beyond hackers and unauthorized users of electronics systems to authorized users who access computer information for unauthorized activities.
Post date: November 3, 2020
October 30, 2020Professors Claire Finkelstein and Richard Painter on Bill Barr, the DOJ and the case for impeachment
CERL’s Claire Finkelstein and Richard Painter discuss their bipartisan report alleging that William Barr has corrupted the Department of Justice
Post date: October 30, 2020
October 26, 2020
Law School Professor David Abrams’ City Crime stats provides a unique window into how crime across major cities correlates with Covid-19.
Post date: October 26, 2020
October 22, 2020
Antitrust legend Herbert Hovenkamp joins Case in Point to explore the DOJ’s lawsuit against Google.
Post date: October 12, 2020
October 12, 2020
Law School Professor Tom Baker is the creator of the Covid Coverage Litigation Tracker, which provides empirical research on insurance disputes and resolutions during the pandemic.
Post date: October 12, 2020
September 28, 2020
Christopher Yoo and his 1 World Connected team research how internet connectivity is bringing people together and saving lives.
Post date: October 7, 2020
September 24, 2020Law School’s Jim Sandman L’76 moderates LSC podcast discussion on regulatory reform to expand access to justice
Jim Sandman L’76 recently joined the Law School faculty as a Distinguished Lecturer and Senior Consultant to the Future of the Profession Initiative (“FPI”).
September 3, 2020
Law School alums Gary Sangha L’03 and Joe Borstein L’05 join Case in Point to discuss the role of technology in the future of the legal industry from maximizing productivity to closing the justice gap.
Post date: September 3, 2020
July 29, 2020
General (Ret.) Joseph Votel and Professor Claire Finkelstein sit down on Case in Point to discuss the General’s article for the Center for Ethics and the Rule of Law, “An apolitical military is essential to maintaining balance among American institutions.”
Post date: July 30, 2020
June 25, 2020
Professor Tobias Barrington Wolff joins Case in Point to discuss the history of Title VII of the Civil Rights Act, SCOTUS’ ruling on protecting the LGBTQ community from workplace discrimination and he reflects on how far the fight for equality has come.
Post date: June 25, 2020
June 17, 2020
Professor Cindy Dahl, Director of the Detkin IP Clinic, joins Case in Point to discuss how the clinic responded to working within the limitations of e-learning during the pandemic.
Post date: June 17, 2020
June 11, 2020New lawyers’ vision for the future of legal services
June 11, 2020
Penn Law professor David Abrams offers insight into his new article that was recently published in The Hill, “Four commonsense ways to reform policing in America.”
Post date: June 11, 2020
June 11, 2020Penn Law Professor Regina Austin interviews the Defender Association of Philadelphia about administering services during the pandemic
Penn Law Professor Regina Austin L’73 interviews the subjects of the documentary, “Blended Practices: Public Defenders, Innovative Social Services and Clients Struggling with Addiction.” They discuss administering services during the pandemic.
Post date: May 11, 2020
May 28, 2020
Law School Professor Cary Coglianese and J.D. student Larissa Morgan L’21 discuss the Regulatory Review’s new series, “Comparing Nations’ Responses to Covid-19.”
Post date: May 28, 2020
May 21, 2020Penn Law’s Jennifer Leonard on the future of legal practice, the Future of the Profession Initiative and how Covid-19 affects the legal industry
Penn Law’s Chief Innovation Office, Jennifer Leonard L’04, sits down to talk about Covid-19’s impact on the industry, the continuing evolution of the legal profession and dives deep into the operation of the Future of the Profession Initiative.
Post date: May 21, 2020
May 20, 2020Law2030 COVID-19 Series: COVID 19: Deborah Farone Discusses Law Firm Business Dev. During a PandemicLaw firm marketing guru Deborah Farone discusses the unique challenges COVID 19 presents for law firms as they navigate the tricky terrain of generating new business while ensuring the financial health of their own firms.
May 17, 2020Jonathan Petts L’07 discusses how he and colleagues created two online platforms–Upsolve and immigrantslikeus.org–to better connect individuals with the legal system.
May 15, 2020In our Conversations about Justice, Alumni in Action Series: COVID-19, we speak with alumni who are doing important work to address disparities that have been amplified as a result of the pandemic.
May 11, 2020Jeremiah Oteh L’20 shares the student experience during the pandemic in his new podcast Penn Law Perspectives
Jeremiah Oteh L’20 sits down with Case in Point to discuss his new independently produced podcast, Penn Law Perspectives or Carey Conversations. On the podcast he interviews his fellow classmates as they reflect on their law school experience during the Covid-19 pandemic.
Post date: May 11, 2020
May 5, 2020
Penn Law Professor David Skeel joins Case in Point to dissect that status of bankruptcy as it relates to the current pandemic.
Post date: May 5, 2020
April 15, 2020In this second part of a two-part series, Professor Cat Moon and Jordan Furlong discuss COVID 19’s impact on legal education and law firms.
April 13, 2020
Penn Law Professor Reed Shudliner and Associate Dean for Curricular Affairs Eleanor Barrett reflect on moving Penn Law to an online learning environment.
Post date: April 13, 2020
April 11, 2020This episode is the first of two episodes that discuss the future of the profession in the wake of the COVID19 crisis